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Unformatted text preview: 6. If you had the power to make a new human being, what should you use as the MOST BASIC unit of this person’s nervous system? Autonomic 7. An impulse travels through the structures of the neurons in what order? Dendrites Cell Body Axon Axon Terminals 8. The neuron has three basic parts which can be likened to your left arm. Your fingers represent the Dendrites ; the palm of your hand represents the Cell Body ; and your left forearm represents the Axon/Myelin Sheath . 9. What are neurotransmitters? They travel across synapse until they reach special receptor sites on the dendrite of another neuron, they are excitatory and inhibitory, an imbalance will cause a neuron to fire....
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2009 for the course PSYC 31429 taught by Professor Judithphillips during the Spring '08 term at Palomar.
- Spring '08